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  • Insurance canceled: A message to President Obama Saturday, 2 Nov 2013 | 11:05 AM ET
    President Barack Obama

    This small-business owner who had his insurance canceled has a message for President Obama: Here's what you should have said, Mr. President.

  • No easy answers as Obamacare drops health plans Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 11:27 AM ET
    Julie Tyrrell, whose existing health care plan will be dropped next year and has had trouble logging into HealthCare.gov, at her home in Phoenix, Ariz., Oct. 31, 2013.

    As millions of Americans come to grips with the loss of health plans under Obamacare, there are no easy answers. Some face higher costs, some lower.

  • Obamacare lacks key cost control: Mayo Clinic CEO Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 9:44 AM ET
    Mayo Clinic President and CEO, Dr. John Noseworthy

    Obamacare does nothing to link doctors' fees to their performance and reduce health-care costs, the head of the Mayo Clinic told CNBC on Friday.

  • Insurance canceled because of Obamacare? Relax Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 7:00 AM ET
    President Barack Obama delivers remarks about the error-plagued launch of the Affordable Care Act's online enrollment website at the White House on Monday.

    Americans have a number of ways to replace coverage, including a new option that offers many the chance to actually save money.

  • HealthCare.gov sign-ups: 6 people. Yes, 6 Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 10:59 PM ET

    Just six enrollments made it through HealthCare.Gov in the first 24 hours, documents from the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee show.

  • Michele Bachmann: Make Obamacare voluntary Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 8:45 AM ET
    U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN)

    Instead of coercing Americans to buy a product they don’t want from a website that doesn’t work, let’s give them more choices and make Obamacare voluntary, said Rep. Michele Bachmann.

  • Nurse shares story of losing her plan     Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 7:52 PM ET

    CNBC's Larry Kudlow speaks with Joan Carrico, a nurse who is losing her current health care plan by the end of the year. Carrico says she has been battling cancer for 6 years, and is "devastated" over losing her plan.

  • Obama blames 'bad apple' insurers for plan cuts Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 9:56 AM ET
    President Obama speaks in Boston to bolster support for Obamacare.

    As administration officials scrambled to fix technical glitches, Obama blamed private insurers for a separate problem that has critics questioning his honesty.

  • Another delay for small-biz health exchanges? Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 11:49 AM ET
    Heathcare.gov SHOP Marketplace for small businesses

    Small businesses are navigating the maze of health law regulations, and figuring out when the Small Business Health Options Program will be available.

  • Why Obamacare could raise your premiums at work Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 8:56 AM ET
    An attendee looks over brochures about affordable health care as she waits in line during the WeConnect Health Enrollment Information & Wellness Event in Oakland, California.

    In some 2014 open enrollment documents, companies are specifically citing the law as a factor for employees' costs rising.

  • For young and uninsured, Obamacare impact sets in Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 2:36 PM ET

    A young freelancer tells CNBC about her realization that Obamacare will actually increase her health-care costs.

  • Obama says 'not happy' with Healthcare.gov rollout Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 4:32 PM ET
    President Barack Obama addresses issues over Obamacare in Boston on Oct. 30, 2013.

    President Barack Obama says he "not happy" about the problems with his health care website and takes "full responsibility" for resolving the issues.

  • Can the government sue over Obamacare disaster? Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 10:08 AM ET
    A message is seen on the computer indicating that there are too many visitors on the Affordable Care Act site to continue.

    Who's to blame for the disastrous Obamacare rollout? Here's a checklist for legal red flags the Obama administration should be looking for.

  • HealthCare.gov access back after prolonged outage Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 8:42 AM ET

    Access to HealthCare.gov resumed Thursday morning after a prolonged outage the government blamed on networking provider Verizon Terremark.

  • Obamacare fixes need years: Cleveland Clinic CEO Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 9:17 AM ET

    Obamacare is going to have unintended consequences that will need to be addressed, but "imperfections" will be changed over time, Cleveland Clinic CEO Toby Cosgrove told CNBC.

  • Obama's standing drops after health-care fiasco, shutdown Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 6:30 PM ET
    President Barack Obama

    A new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll has found President Obama's job approval rating has tumbled by 5 percentage points in less than three weeks.

  • Langone to GOP: Shutdown gave party 'black eye' Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 12:04 PM ET
    Rep. James Lankford, R-Okla and Ken Langone.

    Shutting down the government over Obamacare hurt Republicans, billionaire Ken Langone told CNBC in an exchange with the chairman of the House Republican Policy Committee.

  • Obamacare site down again; data hub inaccessible Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 2:29 PM ET
    Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius speaks during the House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing about the troubled launch of the Healthcare.gov website in October 2013.

    The federal Obamacare marketplace remained out of service because of the second outage this week of the company that hosts key components of the site.

  • Op-ed: ObamaCare flimflam exploited voters Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 11:34 AM ET
    Affordable Care Act navigator Nini Hadwen (R) speaks with Jorge Hernandez (L) and Marta Aguirre as they shop for health insurance in Miami.

    Obama promised the Affordable Care Act would save families $2,500 a year. That was flimflam bait, said economist and professor Peter Morici.

  • EHealth's CEO says he can fix Obamacare Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 6:00 AM ET
    Gary Lauer, chairman, president and chief executive officer of eHealth Inc.

    A top online health insurance marketplace is asking President Obama to let it run the shopping and enrollment process for troubled HealthCare.gov.

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